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Marine Machinery Mechanic

U.S. Army Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command Concord, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Marine Machinery Mechanic

##### Department of the Army

U.S. Army Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command


- ##### Open & closing dates

09/04/2019 to 09/19/2019

- ##### Service


- ##### Pay scale & grade

WG 11

- ##### Salary

$33.57 to $39.15 per hour

- ##### Appointment type


- ##### Work schedule



1 vacancy in the following location:


Concord, CA

##### Relocation expenses reimbursed


##### Telework eligible


- Duties

### Summary

**About the Position:** Serves as a Marine Machinery Equipment
Mechanic Quality Assurance/Control representative overseeing the
final repair and rebuild of a variety of high-power marine engines
and major sub-assemblies and systems of very large and complicated

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### Responsibilities

- Develop quality assessment plans to evaluate and improve quality
of maintenance production and work processes.
- Ensure the dispatching and operational capability of all Marine
Machine equipment at sites to achieve police and firefighting
operational requirements.
- Analyze quality data to detect unsatisfactory trends/conditions
and/or weaknesses in the PWS?s quality control system and
monitors Quality Control procedures.
- Responsible for fulfilling the requirements of the workload
agreement between Military Ocean Terminal, Concord Ca (MOTCO)
and the Installation maintenance support contract provider to
ensure labor services comply with Performance Work Statement.
- Monitor repairs and installment of mechanical equipment aboard
watercrafts and related harbor and dock machinery.
- Test, monitor repair, and oversee the rebuilding of associated
gasoline and diesel-powered inboard or outboard watercraft
- Plan dry-docking operations and monitor repairs and adjustments
to heating boilers, water and sewage systems, piping systems,
with components such as oil burners, stack switches, controls,
relief valves, and a variety of pipes and fittings.
- Oversee testing of engine, transmission, rigging, propeller,
navigational, and related systems to diagnose malfunctions,
using measuring instruments.
- Monitor the testing of engines using diagnosis equipment,
tachometer and voltmeter.
- Develop quality assessment plans to evaluate and improve quality
of maintenance production and work processes.

### Travel Required

Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

##### Supervisory status


##### Promotion Potential


- #### Job family (Series)

5334 Marine Machinery Mechanic

- Requirements

### Conditions of Employment

- Appointment may be subject to a suitability or fitness
determination, as determined by a completed background
- Valid state driver license required
- Pre-appointment and annual physical is required
- Must be able to swim
- This position is designated Key. In the event of a crisis
situation, the incumbent, or designated alternate, must continue
to perform the Key duties until relieved by proper authority.
See additional information below.

### Qualifications

**Who May Apply: US Citizens**

Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer
work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps,
AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional;
philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social).
You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including
volunteer experience.

There is no specific length of training or experience required.
However, you must be able to demonstrate, through experience shown
in your written application materials that you possess the
sufficient knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform
the work of this position without more than normal supervision.

Minimum Qualifications (Screen Out Element): Ability to do the work
of a(n) Marine Machinery Mechanic~ without more than normal
supervision. Disassembly and repair to marine equipment and
machinery. Determining the nature and extent of repairs necessary
and make needed repairs by replacing, reworking, or refinishing worn
or damaged parts and components of marine engines and components. -
Failure to meet this Screen out Element will result in an ineligible

- Ability To Do The Work Of The Position Without More Than Normal
Supervision (Screen-out Element)
- Ability to Interpret Instructions, Specification, etc. (includes
blueprint reading)
- Ability to Use and Maintain Tools and Equipment
- Knowledge of Equipment Assembly, Installation, Repair, etc.
- Knowledge of Materials
- Technical Practices (Theoretical, precise, artistic)
- Trouble Shooting

Physical Effort: Work is performed in tiring or uncomfortable
positions for long periods, requiring frequent bending, reaching,
stretching, climbing and crouching. Work may be performed in cramped
and awkward positions, and requires strenuous work while standing,
lying, or sitting. Must be able to swim.

Working Conditions: Work is performed both inside and outside in a
marine setting. May be exposed to drafts, changing temperatures,
noise, and bad weather. May be exposed to dust, heat, fumes, dirt,
oil, and grease, and to the possibility of cuts, bruises, burns,
sprains, and electrical shock. Incumbent wears prescribed safety
gear (i.e., protective eye glasses, ear devices, hard-toe shoes,
respirators, gloves, and clothing) and follows prescribed safety
practices to minimize the hazards.

### Education

This job does not have an education qualification requirement.

### Additional information

- Male applicants born after December 31, 1959, must complete a
Pre-Employment Certification Statement for Selective Service
- You will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship.
- Two year probationary period may be required.
- Direct Deposit of Pay is required.
- This position requires you to submit a Public Financial
Disclosure Report (OGE 278) or a Confidential Financial
Disclosure Report (OGE450) upon entry, and annually thereafter.
- Selection is subject to restrictions resulting from Department
of Defense referral system for displaced employees.
- If you have retired from federal service and you are interested
in employment as a reemployed annuitant, see the information in
the Reemployed Annuitant information sheet.
- This is a Career Program (CP) 17 - Materiel Maintenance
Management position.
- You may claim military spouse preference.
- Multiple positions may be filled from this announcement.
- Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP). If you
are a Federal employee in the competitive service and your
agency has notified you in writing that you are a displaced
employee eligible for ICTAP consideration, you may receive
selection priority for this position. To receive selection
priority, you must: (1) meet ICTAP eligibility criteria (2) be
rated well-qualified for the position and; (3) submit the
appropriate documentation to support your ICTAP eligibility. To
be considered well-qualified and receive selection priority
applicants must satisfy all qualification requirements for the
position and receive a score of 90 or above. Additional
information about the program is on OPM's Career Transition
Resources website.
- If you are unable to apply online or need to fax a document you
do not have in electronic form, view the following link for
information regarding an Alternate Application.
- Payment of Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs is not
authorized, based on a determination that a PCS move is not in
the Government interest.

### How You Will Be Evaluated

You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the
qualifications above.

Once the announcement has closed, a review of your application
package (resume, supporting documents, and responses to the
questionnaire) will be used to determine whether you meet the
qualification requirements listed on this announcement. If you are
minimally qualified, your r?sum? and supporting documentation will
be compared against your responses to the assessment questionnaire
to determine your level of experience. If, after reviewing your
r?sum? and/or supporting documentation, a determination is made that
you have inflated your qualifications and/or experience, you may
lose consideration for this position. Please follow all instructions
carefully when applying, errors or omissions may affect your

You should list any relevant performance appraisals and incentive
awards in your resume as that information may be taken into
consideration during the selection process. If selected, you may be
required to provide supporting documentation.

**Basis for Rating:** Qualified candidates will be assigned to one
of three quality categories: Best Qualified, Highly Qualified and
Qualified. Veteran preference eligibles are listed ahead of
non-preference eligibles within each quality category.

- Best Qualified. Candidates in this category possess exceptional
skills and experience to exceed well above the minimum
requirements for the announced position.
- Highly Qualified. Candidates in this category possess good
skills and experience above the minimum requirements for the
announced position.
- Qualified. Candidates in this category meet the minimum
experience requirements for the announced position.

### Background checks and security clearance

##### Security clearance


##### Drug test required


##### Position sensitivity and risk

Noncritical-Sensitive (NCS)/Moderate Risk

##### Trust determination process

National security

- Required Documents

The documents you are required to submit vary based on whether or
not you are eligible for preference in federal employment. A
complete description of preference categories and the associated
required documents is in the Applicant Checklist (External).

As described above, your complete application includes your resume,
your responses to the online questionnaire, and documents which
prove your eligibility to apply. **If you fail to provide these
documents, you will be marked as having an incomplete application
package and you will not be considered any further.**

**1. Your resume:**

- Your resume may be submitted in any format and must support the
specialized experience described in this announcement.
- If your resume includes a photograph or other inappropriate
material or content, it will not be used to make eligibility and
qualification determinations and you may not be considered for
this vacancy.
- For qualifications determinations your resume must contain hours
worked per week and the dates of employment (i.e., HRS per week
and month/year to month/year or month/year to present). If your
resume does not contain this information, your application may
be marked as incomplete and you may not receive consideration
for this position.
- For additional information see: What to include in your resume.

**2. Other supporting documents:**
- Cover Letter, optional
- Most recent Performance Appraisal, if applicable

NOTE: Documents submitted as part of the application package, to
include supplemental documents, may be shared beyond the Human
Resources Office. Some supplemental documents such as military
orders and marriage certificates may contain personal information
for someone other than you. You may sanitize these documents to
remove another person's personal information before you submit your
application. You may be asked to provide an un-sanitized version of
the documents if you are selected to confirm your eligibility.

- Benefits

A career with the U.S. Government provides employees with a
comprehensive benefits package. As a federal employee, you and your
family will have access to a range of benefits that are designed to
make your federal career very rewarding. Learn more about federal

Review our benefits

Eligibility for benefits depends on the type of position you hold
and whether your position is full-time, part-time, or intermittent.
Contact the hiring agency for more information on the specific
benefits offered.

- How to Apply

To apply for this position, you must complete the online
questionnaire and submit the documentation specified in the
**Required Documents** section above.

The complete application package must be submitted by 11:59 PM (EST)
on 09/19/2019 to receive consideration

- To begin, click **Apply** to access the online application. You
will need to be logged into your USAJOBS account to apply. If
you do not have a USAJOBS account, you will need to create one
before beginning the application
- Follow the prompts to **select your r?sum? and/or other
supporting documents** to be included with your application
package. You will have the opportunity to upload additional
documents to include in your application before it is submitted.
Your uploaded documents may take several hours to clear the
virus scan process.
- After acknowledging you have reviewed your application package,
complete the Include Personal Information section as you deem
appropriate and **click to continue with the application
- You will be taken to the online application which you must
complete in order to apply for the position. Complete the online
application, verify the required documentation is included with
your application package, and submit the application. **You must
re-select your resume and/or other documents from your USAJOBS
account or your application will be incomplete.**
- It is your responsibility to verify that your application
package (resume, supporting documents, and responses to the
questionnaire) is complete, accurate, and submitted by the
closing date. Uploaded documents may take up to one hour to
clear the virus scan.
- Additional information on how to complete the online application
process and submit your online application may be found on the
USA Staffing Applicant Resource Center.

To verify the status of your application, log into your USAJOBS
account (, all of your
applications will appear on the Welcome screen. The Application
Status will appear along with the date your application was last
updated. For information on what each Application Status means,

### Agency contact information

### Army Applicant Help Desk

##### Phone


##### Email


##### Website\_public?id=form\_public&sys\_id=-1&table=u\_application\_inquiry\_staging

##### Address

FQ-APF-W1M401 MIL Surface Deployment and Dist CMD

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### Next steps

If you provided an email address, you will receive an email message
acknowledging receipt of your application. Your application package
will be used to determine your eligibility, qualifications, and
quality ranking for this position. If you are determined to be
ineligible or not qualified, your application will receive no
further consideration.

- Fair & Transparent

The Federal hiring process is setup to be fair and transparent.
Please read the following guidance.

### Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

The United States Government does not discriminate in employment on
the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and
gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual
orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age,
membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental
status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

- Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) for federal employees & job

### Reasonable Accommodation Policy

Federal agencies must provide reasonable accommodation to applicants
with disabilities where appropriate. Applicants requiring reasonable
accommodation for any part of the application process should follow
the instructions in the job opportunity announcement. For any part
of the remaining hiring process, applicants should contact the
hiring agency directly. Determinations on requests for reasonable
accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.

A reasonable accommodation is any change to a job, the work
environment, or the way things are usually done that enables an
individual with a disability to apply for a job, perform job duties
or receive equal access to job benefits.

Under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, federal agencies must provide
reasonable accommodations when:

- An applicant with a disability needs an accommodation to have an
equal opportunity to apply for a job.
- An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to perform
the essential job duties or to gain access to the workplace.
- An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to receive
equal access to benefits, such as details, training, and
office-sponsored events.

You can request a reasonable accommodation at any time during the
application or hiring process or while on the job. Requests are
considered on a case-by-case basis.

Learn more about disability employment and reasonable accommodations
or how to contact an agency.

#### Legal and regulatory guidance

- Financial suitability
- Social security number request
- Privacy Act
- Signature and false statements
- Selective Service
- New employee probationary period

This job originated on For the full announcement and to
apply, visit Only resumes
submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed
at will be considered.

U.S. Army Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command


Concord, CA